Horror Movies Filmed In Haunted Houses
Did you know there are some horror movies out there that were filmed in our favorite spooky attractions? Click here to check them out!
January 2023 – Team Zombillies
Meade Asylum Haunted House
Team Blood Orchid traveled up to Williamsport, Kentucky, earlier this haunt season to visit Meade Asylum Haunted House
November 2022 – Team Blood Orchid
The Scariest Haunted Houses to Visit for 2022
Looking for the scariest haunted houses to visit for the 2022 Halloween haunt season? Here’s a list of haunts with our highest “Scare Factor” ratings.
– October, 2022 – Team Zombillies
Haunted at Mann Farms and Reapers Haunted Attraction: Farm Haunts in British Columbia
Team Terror Techies traveled up to British Columbia earlier in October to visit a few haunts in the area.
– Team Terror Techies, Oct. 2022
Secret Sips at Hush Haunted Attractions | Media Preview
Team Freddy’s Angels checks out HUSH Haunted Attractions’ new secret bars (and new haunts!) on their media preview night for 2022!
-Team Freddy’s Angels, Sep. 2022
The Haunted Road Media Night Preview – Orlando, Florida
Team Floridead checks out The Haunted Road on their media preview night for 2022!
-Team Floridead, Sep. 2022
The Top 31 Haunted Houses to Visit in 2022
Are you looking for the biggest, best and scariest haunted houses, haunted trails, hayrides, scream parks, and more? Here’s our list of the top 31 haunted houses to visit in 2022 (based on our 2021 review scores).
-The Scare Factor, Sep. 2022
Spook Show 17: Finally, An Awesome Haunted House Reality TV Show!
Spook Show 17 takes us behind the scenes of The 17th Door Haunted House (Fullerton, CA), reality TV show style! Here’s our review of the show, which is set to air on September 28th, 2022.
-Team Zombillies, Sep. 2022
Media Night Mayhem at All Hallows’ Eve Terror Town
Team Teachers of Terror, Team Zombillies, and Team Enchanted Seance joined the Haunted Honeymooners’ Nick and Suzze as they took on the red bracelet challenge at one of the most extreme haunts in Ohio-Team Teachers of Terror, Aug. 2022
Eloise Asylum Raises Bar for Great Lakes Haunted Houses
Our team doesn’t generally visit many attractions in the state of Michigan. But, when a few avid haunt-visiting folks reached out to us to let us know that Eloise Asylum was an absolute must-see, we had to find out just how good it was for ourselves.-Team Zombillies, Nov. 2021
Grimsley’s Gorge: Homemade Horrors in Central New York
Grimsley’s Gorge is a FREE Halloween haunted attraction offering spooky fun and frights in Phoenix, New York at the Sweet Memorial Municipal Building.-Team Skelegore, Nov. 2021
2021 Haunted House Guides by State
Check out our list of Guides for visiting Haunted Houses and Halloween attractions for the 2021 haunt season!-The Scare Factor, Aug. 2021
The Scare Factor Joins Forces with Haunted Attraction Network for 2021 Haunt Season Coverage
The Scare Factor has joined forces with the Haunted Attraction Network to provide haunted house coverage for the 2021 Halloween haunt season! #hauntathonThe Scare Factor – Sep. 2021
Enigma Haunt – A Premier Florida Haunted Attraction – Opening This Halloween Season
Enigma Haunt, the Premier Florida Haunted Attraction, will Open This Halloween SeasonThe Scare Factor, Aug. 2021
The Real Waverly Hills Sanatorium – An Inside Look in 2021
In the South-West corner of Louisville, Kentucky, there’s a secluded and forested hill. It looks quite unsuspecting to drivers on nearby Dixie Highway. But, beyond that lies a particularly-interesting 5-story structure on this unsuspecting hill. That structure has become known as one of the most haunted locations on the planet.-Team Zombillies, Aug. 2021
The Lizzie Borden House B&B Experience: How Scary Is It?
Lizzie Borden took an axe, gave her mother forty whacks. After she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one. Or so the rhyme goes…–Team Skelegore, Aug. 2021
Join The Scare Factor at FearExpo!
Join The Scare Factor and our Scream Teams at FearExpo; a free virtual trade show and convention for haunted attractions and fans!-The Scare Factor, Feb. 2021
2020 List of Haunt Openings and Closures for COVID-19
This is our ongoing list of confirmed (to date) Halloween haunted house openings and closures due to COVID-19. Check back often, as this list can be updated daily.The Scare Factor – Originally Published: July 19, 2020
Blind Scream – A Secret Look in 2020
Team In-Corpse-A-Rated received a special invite to view Blind Scream haunted attraction in Santa Rosa, California. Here’s an inside look at what they’ve got planned for next season…
The Louisville Jack O’ Lantern Spectacular – An Inside Look
Take an inside look with us at The Louisville Jack O’ Lantern Spectacular in Louisville, Kentucky!Team Zombillies Oct. 11, 2019
Evil Intentions unleashes a new level of sinister for the 2019 season!
Exclusive interview with Mike Fitzpatrick owner of Evil Intentions haunted house in Elgin, IllinoisTeam White City Devils Oct. 03, 2019
Midnight Terror Haunted House 2019 – A Chicago Legend in the Making!
Exclusive interview with co-owner/actor Justin Cerniuk and actor Ashley MartinTeam White City Devils Sep. 25, 2019
The Scare Factor’s Top 13 Highest Rated Haunts of 2018
This is a list of the top 13 haunted attractions with the overall highest scores out of all the haunts that were reviewed in 2018…– The Scare Factor – Sep. 12, 2019
Inside Indy Horror Story – Indianapolis’ Newest Haunted Experience for 2019
We had been hearing of a new attraction in Indy where guests would be “immersed” in an “interactive experience.” To us, it sounded like…– The Scare Factor – Sep. 12, 2019
Oak Lawn’s Midnight Terror Haunted House ranked top 10 haunt in Illinois
The accolades continue to pour in for Midnight Terror Haunted House in Oak Lawn, which opens for its sixth season on September 27.– The Scare Factor – Sep. 9, 2019
Top 31 “Must-See” Haunted Houses for 2019
Wondering who the Top 31 Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunted Houses are for 2019? Here’s a quick way to find out…– The Scare Factor – Sep. 3, 2019
Top “Must-See” Haunted Houses for 2019 Lists – Fan Voting Results
The Fans have Spoken! Here are the results from this summer’s Fan Voting for our Top “Must-See” Haunted Houses poll…– The Scare Factor – Aug. 6, 2019
Take an Underground Journey Into Lemp Brewery Haunted House
The Scare Factor – 4/13/2019
Take an underground journey into the Lemp Brewery Haunted House, a top-rated haunt in St. Louis Missouri that is said to be actually haunted!
2019 Haunted House and Escape Room News
Popular Los Angeles/Orange County, California Escape Room Brings Out the Crazy in 2019!
2018 Haunted House and Escape Room News
2018 Haunted House Reviews
Midnight Terror Owner Justin Cerniuk Promises Fear for Chicago, Illinois
The Scare Factor – 9/9/2018
Co-Owner Justin Cerniuk tells us how Midnight Terror Haunted House achieved success from humble beginnings as a home haunt, as well as his plans for making Oak Lawn (Chicago), Illinois “Experience Fear”…
2018’s Top Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunt Lists
The Scare Factor – 8/2/2018
The fans have spoken! Here are the lists for the Top Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunts in each State…
2018 Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunts Voting Results – Week Two
The Scare Factor – 7/23/2018
Here are the voting results after the second week of our 2018 Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunts Voting Poll…
2018 Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunts Voting Results – Week One
The Scare Factor – 7/15/2018
Here are the voting results after the first week of our 2018 Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunts Voting Poll…
2018 SEHEC – Southeast Halloween Enthusiast Convention
The Scare Factor – 7/9/2018
Dr. Terror Eyes gave us the inside scoop on the Southeast Halloween Enthusiast Convention!
Evidence of Evil 2018 Pre-Season Interview
Team Old Crow Hollow – 6/1/2018
Team Old Crow Hollow gets the inside scoop on Evidence of Evil’s newest attraction for 2018!
Monster Makeoff: Tournament of Talent Returns for 2018
The Scare Factor – 4/26/2018
Back by popular demand is the Haunted Hydro’s Monster Makeoff: Tournament of Talent! Bob and Beth Turner (owners, The Haunted Hydro) and Jennifer Hartley (coordinator) have resurrected the event after last year’s massive success.
13 Haunted Houses that are Open for Friday the 13th (April 2018)
The Scare Factor – 4/1/2018
Here’s a list of Haunted Houses that are opening their doors for Friday the 13th!
The Official SAW Escape Room Experience
Team Old Crow Hollow – 2/3/2018
Our very own Team Old Crow Hollow interviews Jason Egan, the owner of The Official Saw Escape Room Experience in Las Vegas, Nevada.
2017 Haunted House and Escape Room News
Headless Horseman Mobile Escape Rooms
Team Old Crow Hollow – 10/17/2017
As if 65 plus creepy acres of wooded farmland, 10 Haunted Attractions, and 3 full escape rooms wasn’t enough, now Headless Horseman Escape Rooms offers two mobile Escape Games.
Evidence of Evil 5-Minute Escape Room Challenge
Team Old Crow Hollow – 10/17/2017
So, have you ever thought it would be cool to be in one of those psycho killer horror movies like Texas Chainsaw Massacre, where this insane monster captures and throws you in some horrible little room for you to await your upcoming slaughter?
Vantricity Haunt Tours – Clio, MI
The Scare Factor – 10/2/2017
Are you looking to do something really cool and unique this Halloween season? Want to impress your date or friends with a “one of a kind” experience when touring haunted houses? Then look no further, as Vantricity Haunt Tours is the only service in the State where you get to ride around in a “zombie van”, driven by a zombie chauffeur, while visiting some of the best haunted attractions in the greater Genesee County.
18 New Haunted Houses for 2017
The Scare Factor – 9/1/2017
Lots of new haunted houses will be opening their doors to the public for the first time this year!
Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunts Lists
The Scare Factor – 8/4/2017
The fans have spoken! Over the past summer, we hosted our second annual “Fan-Voted ‘Must-See’ Haunts” voting poll. To help scare seekers find the biggest, best and scariest haunted attractions in the land, we’ve posted the results here for the world to see!
Voting Updates – 7/22/17
The Scare Factor – 7/18/2017
With one week left before the poll ends, votes for the 2017 Top Fan Voted “Must-See” Haunts Lists are coming in faster than ever before!
Making the Most of your Haunted House Trips This Year
The Scare Factor – 7/18/2017
Haunted houses are all about the experience. From the wait in line ’till you walk out the exit – and sometimes after – you’re probably going to get pummeled with…
“Must See” Haunts List Voting Updates – 7-14-17
The Scare Factor – 7/14/2017
We’ve entered the home stretch for the 2017 Top Fan Voted “Must-See” Haunts Lists! Halloween haunt enthusiasts have now placed almost 300 attractions and 27 States in the running…
“Must See” Haunts List Voting Updates – 7-8-17
The Scare Factor – 7/8/2017
The leaderboards for our 2017 Top Fan Voted “Must-See” Haunts Lists are evolving! We now have 2 more States that have…
“Must See” Haunts List Voting Updates – 7-1-17
The Scare Factor – 7/1/2017
Quite a bit has changed since our last update! We now have 5 more States eligible for a Top Fan-Voted “Must-See” Haunts List and the number of votes …
Enter the Netherworld: An Exclusive Interview with Ben Armstrong of Netherworld Haunted House in Atlanta, Georgia!
Phantom of the Ville – 7/6/2017
After 21 seasons in Norcross, Netherworld Haunted House will be moving to new location next Halloween. Louisville Halloween got all the latest terrifying news from co-owner, Ben Armstrong.
“Must See” Haunts List Voting Updates – 6-25-17
The Scare Factor – 6/25/2017
Since voting went live a few days ago, haunt enthusiasts have cast THOUSANDS of votes for…
Crawl inside the Mind of the Demented Genius behind Wisconsin Fear Grounds!
Phantom of the Ville – 6/21/2017
We interview Tim Gavinksi, the founder and owner of one of America’s Top Haunted Attractions located in Waukesha, Wisconsin!
Meet the Head Inmate that runs the Asylum at Columbus’ ScareAtorium!
Phantom of the Ville – 6/7/2017
We interview legendary haunt industry icon, Kelly Collins, founder of The ScareAtorium, creator of the 3-Minute Escape Room and Coordinator of the Midwest Haunters Convention Haunted House Bus Tour!
Explore the Secret Voodoo Makeup Magic at The 13th Gate in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Phantom of the Ville – 5/20/2017
We interview The 13th Gate’s Makeup Witch Doctor, Blain Quam, to get a behind-the-screams look at the sinister southern culture that haunts both The 13th Gate and Necropolis 13.
Goatman: Flesh or Folklore
Phantom of the Ville – 3/13/2017
We interview cryptozoologist and paranormal investigator, J. Nathan Couch, about his thoroughly researched book on the legend of Goatman across the USA and in our own backyard.
Money Back Haunts
Team Zombillies – Mar. 11, 2017
Most of you have probably heard about “the Haunted Hotel with 13 floors that no one has ever made it out of… and if you do… you get all your money back (or an ungodly amount of cash),” right? Well, we have never found it!
Top 14 Scariest Haunted House Videos
Team Zombillies – Mar. 2, 2017
These videos may be too gruesome for some to handle. They contain blood, guts, gore, brutal violence, vulgar language and are some of the scariest haunted house videos we could find.
What Makes a Good Review?
Team Zombillies – Feb. 11, 2017
The internet has paved the way for anyone to give their $0.02 about something (like Yelp, Trip Advisor, Google and Facebook). Because of that, it’s getting hard to weed out the good reviews from the bad ones.
2016 Haunted House and Escape Room News
New Haunted Houses for 2016
Team Zombillies – Sep. 3, 2016
Here’s our list of New Haunted Houses for the 2016 Haunt Season!
Burnout: A Big Problem with a (Not So) Simple Solution
Lee Drake – Sep. 1, 2016
It’s debilitating. It really is. Unfortunately, not a lot of veterans to the haunt industry have ever dealt with it. The truth is, many haunters deal with Burn Out much more often than anyone thinks.
Top 31 “Must-See” Haunted House Attractions for 2016
Team Zombillies – Aug. 9, 2016
You, the haunt enthusiasts, submitted over 80,000 votes over the past few months and we’ve finally made heads or tails of it all. The competition was fierce and the going got tough…
Scary Potter’s 2015 Top Haunts List
Team Scary Potter and the Hauntwarts Express – Aug. 1, 2016
Oh, ho, ho, we’re back! The 2016 Haunt Season is nearly upon us, but before we run off to bask in the warm, fuzzy chills of this year’s attractions, let’s take a moment to reflect on last year’s stand-out attractions, shall we?
13 Haunted Attractions that are REALLY Haunted!
Team Zombillies – Apr. 7, 2016
Every avid Halloween enthusiast loves a good scare every once in a while. This list has 13 Halloween haunted attractions with full-time “spooks” that can be more TERRIFYING than any scare-actor!
13 Unique Haunted Houses
Team Zombillies – Jan. 28, 2016
The first installment in our “13 Haunts” series covers some of the most UNIQUE haunts we could find from across the country!
Best Haunted Houses of 2015
Team Zombillies – Feb. 7, 2016
Ever wonder who our “Top Haunts” are? This list contains some of the scariest, most high-tech, unique, creative and thrilling haunted houses our reviewers have seen!
Enter Haunt Blog
Team Zombillies – Feb. 3, 2017
This is where we’ll be sharing what we’ve learned from visiting, reviewing and travelling to haunts over the years. Hopefully we can shed some light on things that do and don’t work… both for operating haunted houses as well as visiting them.